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Petal Smart, DVM

Petal Smart is a veterinarian who, after a brief stint in clinical practice, has been a medical, veterinary, and science editor for the past four years. She has edited hundreds of research studies that have been published in various academic journals, and more recently, she has been editing blog articles on pet health. She holds a DVM (Hons) from the University of the West Indies - St. Augustine. Her pets in the past have included dogs, fish, birds, and a turtle. At times, she also likes to think of herself as a horse whisperer. You can connect with her on LinkedIn.


• University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus
-Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Medicine & Surgery, Honours.

• Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences
Bacholor of Science - BS, Equine Science & Management, Honours

• Writtle University College
Exchange Semester, Quine Science